• The aesthetics and politics of rumor : the making of Egyptian public culture 

    Koerber, Benjamin William (2013-01-31)
    Whether as a distinct cultural form, or as a problem exaggerated and imagined by a paranoid interpretive bent, “rumor” (al-ishāʿa) claims a place in the writings of many Egyptian intellectuals, littérateurs, journalists, ...
  • Bispectral analysis of nonlinear acoustic propagation 

    Gagnon, David Edward (2011-07-11)
    Higher-order spectral analysis of acoustical waveforms can provide phase information that is not retained in calculations of power spectral density. In the propagation of high intensity sound, nonlinearity can cause ...
  • Determining how noise and task redundancy influence motor control of planar reaching 

    Nguyen, Hung Phuc, active 2013 (2013-12-06)
    Motor noise and redundancy are vexing issues in motor control; yet their understanding provides great insights on underlying control mechanisms that govern movement. They provide glimpses into how the nervous system organizes ...
  • The effect of noise on the dynamics of a 2-D walking model 

    Campbell, Bradley Cortez (2012-02-27)
    Walking models have been used to explore concepts such as energy, step variability, control strategies and redundancy in walking. A 2-D dynamic walking model was used to determine the levels of variability in gait while ...
  • Evaluation and extension of threaded control for high-mix semiconductor manufacturing 

    Patwardhan, Ninad Narendra (2011-02-14)
    In the recent years threaded run-to-run (RtR) control algorithms have experienced drawbacks under certain circumstances, one such trait is when applied to high-mix of products such as in Application Specific Integrated ...
  • Sound-politics in São Paulo, Brazil 

    Cardoso, Leonardo de (2015-03-16)
    The way a city sounds has something to do with how its residents move around and interact. It also has to do with the decisions made by the local government, as it tries to eliminate “harmful” and “unnecessary” sounds. ...